1. 2015 Welcome Back Message and Video

    September 9, 2015

    To All Members of the Campus Community, It is a pleasure to welcome you to a new academic year at the University of Michigan. I very much enjoyed getting to know many of you and exploring the campus and Ann Arbor during my first year as President. I have seen your inventions, innovations, research and Read more

  2. Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at U-M

    I announced earlier this year that I was making diversity, equity and an inclusive campus environment a major focus of my presidency. Our work will include a new strategic plan for how to enhance diversity and promote greater equity and a more inclusive campus environment for the university as a whole, as well as individualized plans Read more

  3. President Schlissel Q&A in University Record

    September 8, 2015

  4. National Medal of Arts

    September 3, 2015

    Bravo! I am delighted to share the news that Professor Emeritus George Shirley and the University Musical Society of the University of Michigan (UMS) have been recognized at the highest level. The White House has announced that Shirley and UMS will each receive a 2014 National Medal of Arts. The National Medal is our nation’s premier honor Read more

  5. President Schlissel reflects on his first year with Michigan Radio

    September 2, 2015

  6. Revolutionary Mcity test lab for driverless vehicles opens

    July 20, 2015

  7. President Schlissel visits China

    July 17, 2015

  8. Campus Survey on Sexual Misconduct

  9. Michigan Meeting Presidents Panel

  10. Talking Openly about Sexual Misconduct

    June 24, 2015

    I feel personally responsible for the safety and well-being of every student at the University of Michigan. As a university president, a physician-scientist, an educator and a father, the issue of sexual misconduct keeps me awake at night. I’d like to share with you the results of the University of Michigan’s campus climate survey on sexual Read more